ATLANTA (AP) - Atlanta is a step closer to having an official record of how close its mayor runoff election was. Fulton County election officials on Monday certified the county's vote totals from the Dec. 5 runoff election. Election officials in DeKalb County, which also includes part of Atlanta, planned to certify their results later Monday.
ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia's highest court has reversed its own recent decision and restored the murder conviction of a woman whose husband shot and killed a police officer. The Georgia Supreme Court issued a new decision Monday that upholds Lisa Ann Lebis' felony murder conviction in the 2012 slaying of Clayton County police officer Sean Callahan. It also effectively means she is once again sentenced to life in prison.
BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) - Police say a man was found slain inside a home he was renovating in coastal Georgia. Antoni Zalewski's body was discovered after a concerned citizen called police to request a safety check at a house he was in the process of remodeling.
ATLANTA (AP) - Thousands remain without electricity across the Deep South days after a winter snow storm snapped power lines across the region. At least 24,900 homes and businesses in Georgia were still in the dark Monday according to Georgia Power and Georgia Electric Membership corporation.
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